Somalia, UN open center to monitor desert locusts

Mogadishu (Somalia), November 4: Somalia and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations on Wednesday opened a center to monitor desert locusts...

Lebanon working to solve dispute with Gulf countries: president

Beirut (Lebanon), November 3: Lebanon's President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday that Lebanese authorities are working on solving the dispute with Saudi Arabia and other...

Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases top 3,000

Dublin (Ireland), November 3: Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases on Tuesday surpassed the 3,000 mark for the first time since mid-January of this year, official data...

UN condemns attack injuring 10 peacekeepers in CAR

United Nations, November 3: The UN mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) strongly condemns an attack by members of the presidential guard which wounded...

UN migration agency provides assistance for families affected by floods in Libya

Tripoli (Libya), November 3: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Tuesday that it provided assistance to over 150 families displaced by floods in eastern...

Nicolas Sarkozy refuses to answer court questions in ex-aides trial

Paris (France), November 3: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Tuesday refused to answer questions from a criminal court during a trial of his ex-subordinates...

UK records another 33,865 new coronavirus cases

London (UK), November 3: Another 33,865 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to...

Inflation growth hits near 10-year high in Oct. amid rising oil prices

Seoul (South Korea), November 2: South Korea's consumer prices grew at the fastest clip in almost a decade in October due to last year's low...

New infections fall below 2,000 for 2nd day amid 'living with COVID-19'

Seoul (South Korea), November 2: South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 2,000 for the second day in a row on Tuesday amid its "living...

G20 Rome summit ends with commitment to address multiple global challenges

Rome (Italy), November 2: The G20 Summit in Rome ended on Sunday with the adoption of a declaration reaffirming the crucial role of multilateralism and...

Libya's Presidency Council calls for national consensus on election laws

Tripoli (Libya), November 2: Abdullah Hussein Al-Lafi, vice-president of the Libyan Presidency Council, on Monday stressed the importance to reach a consensus on election laws...

U.S. states waste 4.8 pct of available doses of COVID-19 vaccines: health...

New York (US), November 2: U.S. states have wasted an average of 4.8 percent of their available doses of COVID-19 vaccines, the California Department of...

Import expo conducive to business ties with China: Russian institute

Moscow (Russia), November 2: The China International Import Expo (CIIE) offers new opportunities for countries that want to develop and maintain long-term business relations with...

Iran's FM in quarantine for COVID-19: spokesman

Tehran (Iran), November 2: Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has been in quarantine, the Foreign Ministry confirmed on Monday, after local media reported...

Russian military to maintain strategic parity: Putin

Moscow (Russia), November 2: Russia will adequately react to any foreign attempts to "break strategic parity," President Vladimir Putin said on Monday.

Iran warns against Israeli threats, calls U.S. military flight over regional waters...

Tehran (Iran), November 2: Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman on Monday warned against what he called regional threats of Israel and called the latest U.S.-led military...

Egypt receives new shipment of donated Chinese Sinovac vaccine

Cairo (Egypt), November 2: Egypt received on Monday a new shipment of donated Chinese Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, the Chinese Embassy in Egypt said.

Egyptian president urges developed countries to fulfill annual 100 bln USD pledge...

Cairo (Egypt), November 2: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that developed countries must fulfill their long-standing pledges to provide 100 billion U.S. dollars...

Roundup: U.S., EU agree to tariff-rate quota deal to resolve steel, aluminum...

Washington (US)/ Brussels (Belgium), November 1: The United States and the European Union (EU) have agreed to use a tariff-rate quota (TRQ) system to help...

New Zealand reports 162 new community cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

Wellington (New Zealand), November 1: New Zealand reported 162 new Delta variant cases of COVID-19 in the community on Monday, bringing the total number...

New infections fall below 2,000, eased virus curbs begin

Seoul (South Korea), November 1: South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 2,000 for the first time in five days on Monday as the country...

G20 Rome summit ends with commitment to address multiple global challenges

Rome (Italy), November 1: The G20 Summit in Rome ended on Sunday with the adoption of a declaration reaffirming the crucial role of multilateralism and...

Japan's ruling LDP-Komeito coalition retains majority of lower house seats

Tokyo (Japan), November 1: Japan's ruling coalition of Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Komeito has retained a comfortable majority of the lower house seats following...

Italian PM meets Chinese FM on ties

Rome (Italy), November 1: Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi here on Sunday.

COP26 begins as countries plan future actions on climate change

Glasgow/ Britain (UK), November 1: The 26th United Nations Conference of Parties on Climate Change (COP26), delayed by a year due to the COVID-19...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures go higher on strong demand

Chicago (US), November 1: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went higher in the past week on strong market demand, Chicago-based research company AgResource...

Russia reports new record of daily COVID-19 cases

Moscow (Russia), November 1: Russia has reported 40,993 COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, the highest daily count since the pandemic hit the country,...